What is a myelomeningocele

Patient

Q: I got results from an mri - received by letter so not had chance to ask questions it says: ther is a large myelomeningocele causing scalloping of the posterior vertebral body cortex of the s2 vertebrae.

what does this mean? I was previously told it was a tarlov cyst?

Symptoms:  Back pain, tingling and numbness, frequent urination
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